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More land engulfed by sinkhole

3 years 1 month 2 weeks ago September 07, 2013 Sep 7, 2013 Saturday, September 07 2013 September 07, 2013 3:00 PM in News
Source: WBRZ
By: Brandi Thomas

BAYOU CORNE - Officials in Assumption Parish announced Saturday that more land around the 26-acre sinkhole has collapsed overnight on the northern side.

According to the Parish blog, an estimated 50′ x 75′ section of trees and the north work pad was swallowed into the sinkhole. Highway 70 is not affected by this activity.

To see a video of the activity, click here. A map of the area can be seen here. Officials say they will provide updates of any developments.


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